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Cheap train tickets from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Sheffield is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
09:30AM2h54
London St Pancras International (STP)
12:24PMSheffield station (SHF)
$521One-way
0 transfers
Hull Trains
08:38AM2h11
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:49AMSheffield station (SHF)
$791One-way
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
10:30AM2h57
London St Pancras International (STP)
01:27PMSheffield station (SHF)
$841One-way
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM2h21
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:51AMSheffield station (SHF)
$881One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
10:07AM2h32
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:39PMSheffield station (SHF)
$881One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from London to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
Hull Trains
08:38AM2h11
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:49AMSheffield station (SHF)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM2h21
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:51AMSheffield station (SHF)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
09:30AM2h54
London St Pancras International (STP)
12:24PMSheffield station (SHF)
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:07AM2h32
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:39PMSheffield station (SHF)
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
10:30AM2h18
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:48PMSheffield station (SHF)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
10:30AM2h57
London St Pancras International (STP)
01:27PMSheffield station (SHF)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Fastest Journey

2 h 11 m

Average

2 h 32 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

227 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Sheffield every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Hull Trains
08:38AM2h11
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:49AMSheffield station (SHF)
$791One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
10:30AM2h18
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:48PMSheffield station (SHF)
$901One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
09:30AM2h21
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:51AMSheffield station (SHF)
$881One-way
1 transfer
London North Eastern Railway
10:07AM2h32
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:39PMSheffield station (SHF)
$881One-way
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
09:30AM2h54
London St Pancras International (STP)
12:24PMSheffield station (SHF)
$521One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London to Sheffield

distanceDistance141 miles (227 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$80 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency46 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains

Trains from London to Sheffield cover the 141 miles (227 km) long route taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 46 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $33 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $80 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Sheffield.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, East Coast and First Hull Trains from London to Sheffield trains

East Midlands Trains, East Coast and First Hull Trains trains will get you from London to Sheffield from $33 (€29). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

London to Sheffield train information with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: $50

FAQs: Trains from London to Sheffield

FAQs: Travel by train from London to Sheffield easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Sheffield.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Sheffield can start from as little as $33 (€29) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Sheffield is $80 (€68); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between London and Sheffield is on average 1 h 56 min   for the 141 mile (227 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London to Sheffield by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Sheffield leaves at 5: 33 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Sheffield leaves at 11: 35 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Sheffield without having to change trains with East Midlands Trains. There are 23 direct trains from London to Sheffield each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Sheffield. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London to Sheffield.
For the route from London to Sheffield you can take a train with East Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London and Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 35 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sheffield, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Sheffield from London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London to Sheffield by train is October.
You have options as you can travel to Sheffield from London 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Sheffield

London
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from London is London St Pancras International. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London St Pancras International for your journey to Sheffield from London.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transit options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139

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